Common name: Cherry / Common Laurel.
Native: Eastern Europe and Asia Minor.
Size and spread (10 years): 3m x 2m
Treatment required: Deeply dormant requires 20 weeks stratification treatment.
Germinal seeds / kg: 4000
Ideal sowing period: Spring
Soil conditions: Most soils but less well suited to chalky soils.
Planting instructions: sun to deep shade
Mature height: 6m x 6m